FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Laurie Weber, Executive Director
Scaffold & Access Industry Association
SAIA and OSHA Alliance Tip Sheets Webinar
Kansas City, Mo. – The Scaffold & Access Industry Association (SAIA) and Maximum Capacity Media (MCM) are pleased to announce a complimentary webinar on Thursday, December 12, 2013.
Jim Dorris, Vice President, Safety, Environment & Sustainability (HSES) at United Rentals will review the recently introduced SAIA and OSHA alliance series of AWP tips sheets. The webinar was created to help the owners and users of aerial work platforms understand their responsibilities when operating, transporting, and using this equipment.
Mr. Dorris will review the key areas of the AWP Jobsite Checklist,AWP Prestart Safety Checklist, Preparing AWP’s for Transport, Rescue Plans for AWPs and Selecting and Implementing a Fall Protection System for an AWP during this presentation. Sponsored by United Rentals this education opportunity is available at no charge.
About the SAIA
The Scaffold & Access Industry Association (SAIA) is a non-profit trade 501(c)(6) association committed to raising the standards of professionalism within the scaffold and access industry. The SAIA represents all facets of the scaffold & access industry through various councils that include, aerial work platform, construction hoist, fall protection equipment, international, industrial, mast climbing, plank and platform, shoring, supported scaffold and suspended scaffold. Through its various programs, the SAIA promotes safety, training and a highly professional, responsible image of the scaffold and access professional. The SAIA delivers thousands of safety training programs a year at various locations throughout the world. These programs cover all aspects of scaffold and access safety and equipment use. The SAIA is also the secretariat for the American National Standard, SAIA ASC A92 standards. For more information, call 816 595.4860 or visit us at www.saiaonline.org.